Tag: Zanu PF

Zimbabwe has relied on 'bond notes' since economic mismanagement rendered its own currency worthless

Alarm as government mulls Z$ return

There is widespread panic among both businesses and ordinary Zimbabweans alike, after President Robert Mugabe’s ever-floundering government ill-advisedly announced last Tuesday that it was working on “a plan” to use gold reserves to anchor the reintroduction of the much-derided Zim dollar. The poorly-conceived announcement came as the country is battling […]

Mugabe, EU head for clash

Mugabe, EU head for clash

The European Union (EU) has extended a $5 million sponsorship deal to pro-democracy groups in the country in a move likely to be viewed by President Robert Mugabe as part of the West’s renewed efforts to effect regime change. In a statement requesting for proposals last week, the EU said […]

Mnangagwa, military elections role exposed

Mnangagwa, military elections role exposed

Visiting Namibian President Hage Geingob has unwittingly exposed Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa and the army’s underhand roles in micro-managing general elections and engineering President Robert Mugabe’s successive, but contentious, electoral victories. Geingob let the cat out of the bag during a State dinner hosted in his honour by Mugabe on Wednesday […]

Opposition PDP Slams Chombo Land Threats

Opposition PDP Slams Chombo Land Threats

THE People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has lambasted home affairs Minister Ignatius Chombo for threatening to dispossess beneficiaries of the land reform who are found supporting the opposition. Chombo recently told farmers at a field day that they were not free to join a party of their choice because they were […]